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Eye spy: a new healing gel prevents blindness

Biomaterials experts create poly(CEP), the first anti-inflammatory polymer for post-operative eye care.

Photo by Harry Quan on Unsplash

The eyes are the windows to the soul. But for some, these ‘windows’ could be left with permanently-drawn blackout blinds.

Out-of-control inflammation following retinal reattachment surgery can cause serious scarring in some patients. About 10% of patients…



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River D'Almeida, Ph.D

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